Deadline for award nominations: midnight, March 31

The OTIP Teaching Awards recognize three outstanding teachers in each of the following categories: elementary school teacher, secondary school teacher and beginning teacher in the first five years of teaching. A teacher may be nominated by anyone – professional colleagues, students, parents, or the general public. Click on Teaching Awards.



The OTF Special Recognition Award recognizes an organization, group or individual for outstanding contributions to publicly funded education in Ontario, beyond the school board level. The efforts of the individual, group or organization must have the goal of improving publicly funded education in Ontario. The nominee’s contributions may be at the local or provincial level and must have been sustained over an extended period of time.  Click on Special Recognition Award.